Weak demand sinks China's H-beam export prices

May 02, 2013 | 09:55 AM |

Tags  H-beams, steel beams, China beams, Chinese exports, beam exports, beam prices, steel billet

SHANGHAI — China’s H-beam export market has slumped on thin trade, shedding $20 per tonne over the past week.

Transactions for boron-containing, small- and medium-sized H-beams were trading at $560 to $570 per tonne f.o.b. May 2 for shipment in June, down from $580 to $590 per tonne f.o.b. a week ago.....





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